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Question

An event occurs at regular intervals of 50 minutes. The last event occured 28 minutes ago The next event is due at 02::40 PM. What is the time now?

A

02::18 PM.

B

02::19 PM.

C

02::16 PM.

D

02::14 PM.

Soln.
Ans: a

The last event took place at 02::40 PM - 50 minutes, i.e., at 01::50 PM, which was 28 minutes earlier from now. So the time now is 01::50 PM + 28 mins = 02::18 PM.


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